Cusco Condor Canyon 1 day
What to expect and see:
Views of the Andes mountains, interesting archaeological sites: Quillarumiyoc Moon Temple and Tarawasi.
Enjoy the views along a picturesque trail to reach the Condor Canyon (Chonta Canyon), see the Apurimac river and watch the Andean condor.
Itinerary of tour
8:00 am Departure from hotel
9:30 am Arrival in Quillarumiyoq and visit site
See Quillarumiyoc Moon Stone temple in the rock outcrop, terraces, a ceremonial cave and a magnificent aqueduct.
11:00 am Departure from Quillarumiyoc to Limatambo
11:45 am Arrival in Limatambo and visit Tarawasi archaeological site
Tradition states that Inca Yupanqui Pachacuteq had buildt this town as a "tambo" (lodge) with a main temple along the way to Chinchaysuyo region.
12:30 pm Lunch in Limatambo.
1:30 pm Departure to Chonta, enjoy scenic views along the road.
2:30 pm Arrival in Chonta and have a walk to Huaco lookout
Apurimac river Chonta Canyon is Limatambo district, Anta province, Cusco.
3:45 pm Reach viewpoint at lookout to watch condors
4:30 pm Return to Chonta
6:00 pm Departure and return to Cusco
8:30 pm Arrival in Cusco
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